Chapter 1 – The Order of Magdalene
He could hear the calming sound of rain in the background as someone called his name.
"Gilliam…" it echoed almost hauntingly.
Everything was fuzzy and out of focus as he wearily glanced around. He was standing outside in the rain without a soul in sight. It was some kind of park although he couldn't tell where. The rain slowly began to die out as a thick white fog rolled in and made his vision that much more bleak.
"Gilliam…" called the echoing voice once more.
He paused, turned and faced a tall man standing in the distance. He wore and hat and trench coat reminiscent of 1920's styles and stood there, h